Amyl & The Sniffers, Jimmy Barnes & More Join 2019 Aus Music Prize Nominations List

Amyl & The Sniffers, Jimmy Barnes & More Join 2019 Aus Music Prize Nominations List

The second round of nominees for the Australian Music Prize (AMP) have been announced today, bringing the tally up to 41 albums. 

Joining the already announced nominees are Amyl & The Sniffers, Jimmy Barnes, Dope Lemon, Art Of Fighting, Pond, Robert Forster, Sarah Mary Chadwick and more. 

“In its fifteenth year, the Australian Music Prize has never been more vital in our music ecosystem, shining a light on the place that amazing albums hold in our industry,” said AMP director Scott Murphy

“Our processes which this year include 39 judges from all over Australia, have listed over 400 eligible albums so far this year, which is an unbelievable nod to the amazing body of work being produced by our musicians every year.”

Thelma Plum, Cub Sport, Alex Lahey, Stella Donnelly and more were announced on the initial nominations list back in July

The 2019 AMP winner will be announced in March next year, with the winner receiving $30,000 in prize money. See the full nominations list so far below.

The Australian Music Prize 2019 Nominations 

Alex Lahey The Best of Luck Club 

Amyl & The Sniffers Amyl & The Sniffers [NEW]

Andrea Keller Transients Volume 1 

Art of Fighting Luna Low [NEW] 

BattsThe Grand Tour [NEW] 

Bench Press Not The Past, Can’t Be The Future [NEW] 

Black LungThe Great Manipulator [NEW]

Charlie CollinsSnowpine

Cub Sport Cub Sport

Daggy ManI’m Going To Love As Long As I Live 

DispossessedWarpath Never Ended 

Dope LemonSmooth Big Cat [NEW]

Emma RussackWinter Blues 

FerlaIt’s Personal [NEW] 

Gold FieldsDalawa [NEW]


HexdebtRule Of Four [NEW] 

Huntly Low Grade Buzz [NEW] 

I Know LeopardLove Is A Landmine [NEW]

Jess RibeiroLove Hate 

Jimmy BarnesMy Criminal Record [NEW]

Julia JacklinCrushing 

King Gizzard & The Lizard WizardFishing For Fishies


Martin FrawleyUndone At 31

Methyl Ethel Triage


Polish ClubIguana 

PondTasmania [NEW] 

Robert Forster Inferno [NEW] 

Russell Morris Black & Blue Heart [NEW] 

Ry XUnfurl [NEW] 

Sarah Mary Chadwick Queen Who Stole The Sky [NEW] 

Squaring CirclesMotion [NEW]

Stella Donnelly Beware Of The Dogs 

Sunbeam Sound Machine Goodness Gracious 

The Beasts Still Here [NEW] 

The Money WarHome [NEW]

Thelma PlumBetter In Blak

Two People First Body 

Vulture St Tape GangMore Mature Themes For Childish People [NEW]